Harry Perrone, 79, of North Haven, passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at the CT Hospice, Branford. He was the beloved husband of 50 years to Anna Perrone. Born in New Haven on May 29, 1933, son of the late Anthony and Mary Santaro Perrone. Harry served his country faithfully in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War; was a painter all of his life having worked for many area companies as well as for himself. He enjoyed fishing, boating, was a Boston Red Sox fan and was a lifetime member of the West Haven Yacht Club. Father of Harry Perrone, Jr. of Suffield, Anthony J. (Robin) Perrone of Westerly, RI, Ronald (Lisa) Perrone of Hiram, GA and Debbie (Peter) Caso of North Haven. Grandfather of Gabrielle Perrone. Brother of Nellie McGinnity and Michael Perrone all of West Haven, Anthony (Betty) Perrone of Hamden.
His funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Friday morning at 9:30. Family and friends may call Friday from 8:30 to 9:30 am. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Therese Church at 10:00. Interment with full military honors will follow in All Saints Cemetery.